Robert Clive
News  /  Published 19.02.23

Link Clive statues in London and city online: Art historian

On public display, both statues have drawn ire and debate in the UK and Kolkata...
By Anasuya Basu in Chowringhee

News  /  Published 09.02.23

Yesterdate: This day from Kolkata’s past, February 9, 1757

The Treaty of Alinagar was concluded by East India Company official Robert Clive...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

News  /  Published 02.01.23

Yesterdate: This day from Kolkata’s past, January 2, 1757

Robert Clive captured Calcutta on this day ...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

News  /  Published 31.12.22

Yesterdate: This day from Kolkata’s past, December 31, 1600

British East India Company was founded on this day...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

News  /  Published 01.07.22

Ancient transit point unearthed at Clive House in Dum Dum

Traders to China, Central Asia stopped by mound, studies by Archaeological Survey of India suggest...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Kolkata


Culture  /  Published 19.06.22

The Great Metro Robbery

Down Under: How East-West Metro impacted residents of Bowbazar...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

Books  /  Published 18.12.20

Plassey: History written in blood

Overall, it is a good book for the general reader to use to get up to speed on the intricacies and subplots of this historical event....
By Jayanta Sengupta 

Opinion  /  Published 31.10.20

Make amends: Letting Robert Clive go

Eye on England: Tom Bower’s 'Boris Johnson: The Gambler'; 'Turner’s Modern World at Tate Britain...
By Amit Roy

Books  /  Published 11.01.20

The battle of Plassey: Paving the way for the Empire

INSIGHT: A new book recounts the shots at Plassey, the shots that were to clear the way for the empire...
By Sudeep Chakravarti

Books  /  Published 26.07.19

Robert Clive's adventures in India

Fortune’s Soldier manages to capture and recreate for the general reader the political intrigue of an era that otherwise, by and large, remains confined to history textbooks...
By Argha Banerjee


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